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  • Megyn Kelly Today, Today: 'You're Gonna Segue From Jesus to Pole Dancing'

    10/19/2017 4:42:03 AM PDT · by nikos1121 · 6 replies
    Jezebel ^ | 10/18/2017 | Bobby Finger
    Welcome to Megyn Kelly Today, Today, a new daily column in which we will share the most memorable things that happened on Megyn Kelly Today every morning until we are no longer able to watch Megyn Kelly Today without feeling like there will be no tomorrow. ·Megyn Kelly began her tease of the show by saying, “This morning on Megyn Kelly Today: Kidney beans, whole wheat pasta, and fava beans?” ·Megyn Kelly walked onstage in a navy—perhaps deep purple—dress. ·Megyn Kelly said today’s show is about “happiness and where to find it.” ·Bobby Finger avoided making an obvious joke here....
  • From terrors of North Korea to US college student: One woman's amazing journey

    10/19/2017 4:16:38 AM PDT · by simpson96
    Fox News ^ | 10/18/2017 | Eric Shawn
    When Grace Jo walks along the leafy paths of Montgomery College in Rockville, Maryland, she is indistinguishable from any other American college student. But the 26-year-old's astounding journey took her from the gulags of North Korea's brutal dictatorship - and the very edge of starving to death - to a new, unimaginable life in the United States. "America is the greatest country in the world," Grace told Fox News in advance of a New York City forum being held by the George W. Bush Institute called "The Spirit of Liberty: At Home, In the World." The Thursday event focuses on...
  • Woman claims 'American Horror Story' inspired her to murder grandfather

    10/19/2017 4:06:51 AM PDT · by simpson96 · 4 replies
    Fox News ^ | 10/18/2017 | Mary Figeurs Stallings
    An Australian woman who stabbed and killed her grandfather claimed that the TV show “American Horror Story” inspired her to commit the crime, The New York Times reported. In August 2016, Brittney Jade Dwyer, 20, murdered her 81-year-old grandfather, Robert Whitwell, in his Craigmore home. Dwyer and her friend Bernadette Burns, 22, traveled to Whitwell’s home in Adelaide with plans to steal his lifesavings. The two promised to do “whatever was necessary” to get their hands on the money. The girls arrived at Whitwell’s home at 11 a.m. Burns waited in the car while Dwyer entered the house with a...
  • Notice how Komen Foundation is NO LONGER MENTIONED during "Breast Cancer" month of October?

    10/19/2017 3:44:16 AM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 6 replies
    10/19/17 | sff
    no link, just an observation.... open to correction...BUT. While October has been hyped in the media as a "pink" month, standing for breast cancer research, have you noticed that THIS year, the Susan G Komen Foundation--big Planned Parenthood funders--are NOT mentioned prominently? I wonder if SGK is still behind these efforts, but are choosing to mute its involvement. Recall a few years back many of us chose to STOP donating to Komen when the organization BACKTRACKED on a pledge to stop giving money to the abortion mills.
  • YouTube. Russian Foreign Minister, Sergey Lavrov talking, goes off on CNN. Good moment.

    10/19/2017 1:21:24 AM PDT · by cba123 · 1 replies
    Youtube ^ | October 17, 2017
    This clip was actually a combination, on several issues, from various sources. CNN criticized at time 7:10 of 17:10 Also Russia (Lavrov) stated just prior to that, at 7:00 of 17:10, as translated into English for the clip: "I don't condone Pyongyang, it behaves provocatively and crudely violates all resolutions of the Security Council." Interesting clip.
  • Mexicans see models of Trump's 'impenetrable' wall, and they're not impressed (They look good!)

    10/18/2017 10:10:15 PM PDT · by cba123 · 36 replies
    Washington Post ^ | October 16, 2017 | Joshua Partlow
    SAN DIEGO — The prototypes of the Trump border wall are taking shape this month in a sunbaked swath of scrubland abutting a run-down neighborhood of Tijuana, Mexico. Lined up next to each other, the 30-foot-tall concrete and steel sample barriers — some with extra-stout reinforced bases, others topped with metal spikes — certainly look ominous. The requirements established to realize President Trump's vision call for "a fence that is impenetrable, it's unscalable," said Roy Villareal, acting chief patrol agent of the San Diego border sector. "They can't dig under it. They can't cut through it." (link to the article...
  • Monica Lewinsky tweets '#MeToo'

    10/18/2017 8:18:29 PM PDT · by Morgana · 82 replies
    fox ^ | October 18, 2017 | fox
    Monica Lewinsky raised eyebrows over the weekend when she tweeted the hashtag #MeToo, marking herself as a victim of sexual harassment or assault.
  • (North Korea) N.K. warns U.S. could face 'unimaginable' strike

    10/18/2017 6:34:18 PM PDT · by cba123 · 23 replies
    SEOUL, Oct. 19 (Yonhap) -- A North Korean agency made a threat Thursday that Pyongyang could stage an "unimaginable" strike on the United States at an unexpected time amid tensions over the North's nuclear and missile programs. The North's intimidation came as the South Korean and U.S. navies are staging massive joint drills in waters off the Korean Peninsula with the U.S. aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan being involved.
  • Navy Man Wins Jeopardy With Winnings of $1

    10/18/2017 4:34:12 PM PDT · by originalbuckeye · 57 replies
    10/18/17 | Originalbuckeye
    Did anyone see Jeopardy yesterday? The 3rd appearance of ‘Manny’, a Navy guy, ended with him winning the game with only a dollar. He had only $2,000 going into the final (it had been a rough game for him, he had done much better his first two games). The two challengers were tied with $12,400 each. The final question was really difficult and no one got the right answer. The first answer revealed was Manny’s wrong answer, and he lost $1,999 of his money, leaving him with a dollar. The two challengers bet all their money and lost it all,...
  • Weekly Cooking (and related issues) Thread

    10/18/2017 3:18:24 PM PDT · by Jamestown1630 · 87 replies
    Caneles (or Canneles) de Bordeaux are a traditional French pastry, soft and custardy on the inside, crispy on the outside, and flavored with rum. Traditionally, these are made with a special mold; and you can still do them this way, or make them in simpler, modern variations. Some sources indicate that the best molds to use for this are copper ones; but you can buy them now in other materials. Amazon has the traditional copper: as well as carbon-steel and silicone molds. You can also use small, oven-safe custard cups. For authentic canneles, the inside of the mold is coated...
  • Whales and dolphins have rich 'human-like' cultures and societies

    10/18/2017 3:18:09 PM PDT · by EveningStar · 33 replies
    ScienceDaily ^ | October 16, 2017
    Whales and dolphins (cetaceans) live in tightly-knit social groups, have complex relationships, talk to each other and even have regional dialects -- much like human societies. A major new study has linked the complexity of Cetacean culture and behavior to the size of their brains.
  • Leonard Pitts Jr.: Democrats need to move left

    10/18/2017 1:34:55 PM PDT · by pabianice · 47 replies
    RichmondCom ^ | 10/18/17 | pitts
    And it is a fantasy for a party heavily populated by African Americans, Muslims, the LGBTQ, immigrants and other marginalized peoples yearning to breathe free in an increasingly oppressive environment, to think it can attract angry, older white voters who believe that what America really needs is to be made “great again.”
  • Mom, fearing deportation, drowns infant son, 5-year-old half-brother, cops say

    10/18/2017 12:14:49 PM PDT · by pabianice · 57 replies
    Fox News ^ | 10/18/17
    According to court papers obtained by FOX 29, Pelima told police she dropped the 4-month-old in the tub turned on the water and left him on his back as the tub filled early Tuesday. Police said she then physically assaulted the 5-year old, dragged him to the bathroom and put his head under water until he stopped moving. "She was pretty matter of fact about admission that the two children were dead. Our officers discovered them in the back bathtub," Wilmington Police Department Chief Robert Tracy said, according to FOX 29.
  • Wasnt obamas daughter just recently arrested for marijuana possession? Vanity.

    10/18/2017 11:23:25 AM PDT · by InvisibleChurch · 15 replies
    Or was that in a dream?
  • Temper TEMPER! Chelsea Clinton snaps at Fox News over her mom’s broken toe, deflects health concerns

    10/18/2017 5:08:47 AM PDT · by simpson96 · 72 replies
    Twitchy ^ | 10/17/2017 | Sam J.
    In case you missed it, Hillary Clinton managed to fall down the stairs during her London book tour yesterday and broke her toe. Hillary has fallen, and she can’t get elected. OK SO WE’RE CHILDISH, the joke had to be made. Anyway, like other media outlets, Fox News reported on Hillary’s tumble:(snip) They also reported on people’s concerns regarding Hillary’s health, which have been a topic of discussion since even before the election.(snip) Chelsea Clinton seems a bit sensitive about the media reporting on her mother’s health: Chelsea Clinton ✔ ‎@ChelseaClinton Some perspective: Not worried about my mom's broken toe....
  • Waco Swat Speaks

    10/18/2017 5:00:24 AM PDT · by Elderberry · 14 replies
    The Aging Rebel ^ | 10/17/2017
    Day five of the maddeningly slow Jake Carrizal trial in Waco ended with a cliff hanger, like the previous four days.The day began with testimony from a polite, professional, retired cop named James Owens who used to work in the Waco police computer forensics lab. He was a consummate government employee. He took meticulous notes and photographed everything, He recorded the contents of phones belonging to defendant Christopher Jacob Carrizal and Bandidos Marshall Mitchell and Ray Allen. The prosecution tried to enter the original downloads from those phones into evidence. Casie Gotro, who is defending Carrizal, never saw the original...
  • Secrets To Life From A 109-Year-Old Veteran

    10/18/2017 4:24:19 AM PDT · by sodpoodle · 13 replies
    Big Geek Dad ^ | 10/18/2017 | National Geographic
    America’s oldest veteran is Richard Overton who was 109-years-old when this video was filmed by National Geographic. He has since celebrated two more birthdays and is now 111 years old. He was born on May 11, 1906, and has lived in the same house since 1945. This cigar-smoking Veteran has lived more years than most of us could imagine. His Overton diet includes multiple cups of coffee and butter pecan ice cream. His secrets to life aren’t complicated and he has the attitude of Never Give Up!
  • SAD! John Kasich gets schooled on ‘hate speech’ by … Joe Biden?

    10/18/2017 4:18:04 AM PDT · by kevcol · 16 replies
    Twitchy ^ | October 17, 2017 | Sarah D
    Biden on campus left wing politics: “liberals have a short memory … we hurt ourselves badly when we don’t allow speech to take place” . . Biden: “You should be able to listen to another point of view, as virulent as it may be, and reject it or expose it.” . . Kasich said if he were a university president he wouldn’t “let one of these hate speech speakers come”
  • Jerry Brown PAY ATTENTION: "How California Wildfires Were Started"

    10/17/2017 8:52:26 PM PDT · by hapnHal · 29 replies
    17 Oct 17 | hapnHal
    An Illegal Alien Arrested for Setting California Wildfires That Have Killed at Least 40 The U.S. Immigration & Customs Enforcement Agency (ICE) issued a detainer request on the Sonoma County Jail for Jesus Fabian Gonzalez, who was arrested Sunday on suspicion of arson in Wine Country fires that have killed at least 40 residents. Breitbart News reported earlier this week that Sonoma County Sheriffs had arrested Jesus Fabian Gonzalez, 29, at Maxwell Regional Park in Sonoma County after a series of reports of ongoing fires in the region. Mr. Gonzalez was observed around 3:00 p.m. PDT wearing a jacket and...
  • Would you buy one? £22 Piqapoo device clips on to your dog's tail and collects its mess [tr]

    10/17/2017 7:50:42 PM PDT · by kevcol · 24 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | October 17, 2017 | Shivali Best
    But the days of having to pick up after your dog could soon be a thing of the past, thanks to a bizarre new gadget. The £22 ($29) Piqapoo is a soft clip that holds a collection bag, and clips onto your dog's tail, collecting waste so you don't have to.